Program #531, April 2, 2011. 1- At the center of the Women of Moose Creek is Debbie Lee's grandmother, Esther. 2- From sex to food to foul language: people around town share stories of their grandmothers. 3- Sayantani Dasgupta ponders the afterlife at a family gathering for her grandmother's funeral. Music: Blue India by pang pung Topics: grandmother, death, wilderness
The stuff of imagination and fictionâand a real-life search by NASA scientists. At her grandmother's funeral, Sayantani Dasgupta ponders the similarities between afterlife and abduction by aliens Top NASA scientists are considering the technical and ethical challenges of searching for life on other planets. Music by Pang Pung Topics: alien, grandmother, NASA, ET
program #510âNovember 7, 2010. The stuff of imagination and fictionâand a real-life search by NASA scientists. 1- At her grandmother's funeral, Sayantani Dasgupta pondered the similarities between afterlife and abduction by aliens. A nonfiction story by Sayantani Dasgupta. 2- Top NASA scientists are considering the technical and ethical challenges of searching for life on other planets. An interview with Dr. Lisa Pratt. Music by Pang Pung. Topics: aliens, grandmother, religion, NASA, ET
Hazel Eiler-Farkas tells her grandson about how she met his grandfather. Recorded in November 2010, at Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. She died in April 2012, leaving behind many more life stories for her grandchildren. Topics: oral history, life stories, marriage, grandmother
My grandmother was a daughter of a Samurai who served for Edo Bakufu.She always wore kimonos(Japanese traditional clothes and used only hibachi(Japanese ancient coal stove) for a heater. Topics: Japan, Samurai's daughter, grandmother, Kakigara-cyo, Nihonbashi
This is a photo which was taken more than 50 years ago in Tokyo(Nihonbashi).In front of my father's fruit shop I was on my grandmothers lap on a festival day.My grandmother's father was a Samurai who served for Tokugawa.My father was adopted as a baby.On rainy days she always used a Japanese traditional umbrella made from papers and wood. Her pillow was box-like because she wanted to keep her knotted hairstyle(Japanese traditional hairstyle). Topics: Nihonbashi, grandmother, Samurai, Tokugawa, Tokyo, Samurai, Nihongami
Short views of San Francisco grandmother's missing sunglasses, and grandson soccer player at Mission Playground Topics: San Francisco, grandmother, missing sunglasses, grandson, soccer player, Mission Playground
On a cool summer day On Cambridge creek And Weep for her Baby As I walked down Springfield Avenue In Cambridge, Maryland When I came to were the church used to be A baby stating crying Topics: Church, cool, night, cherry, Cambridge, Maryland, baby, peachier, grandmother, Satan.
On June 20, 2008, I featured at Rapp Saloon, a reading at the hostel in Santa Monica, CA. I read six pieces: "Our love was powerful like a rap video...", "O Grandmother, protect us & your memory...", "What you have inside of you must feel like black & dust...", "Rocks glass fragmenting into stars & stars...", "Portland is a full-bellied rivertown, round gut, sitting long on its lancing..." and "Starting in the middle of a... Topics: poetry, spoken word, rap, death, love, grandmother, abortion
Betty Krawczyk Senior Activist (78) faces more jail time. 17 min That was in 2007. In 2010 - the B.C. government prosecutor asked for a lifetime sentence, for a grandmother who simply stood on public land protesting construction of more damaging highways into the wilderness. A woman with a conscience. Radio Ecoshock interview, with Alex Smith. Topics: radio, radio ecoshock, environment, green, Greens, ecology, environmentalism, protest, arrest,...
Sometime all you need in common is a last name. Jasmine and Jessica came across my path mostly because we share two characteristics: our last names and the place where we were born and raised, Cleveland, OH. I must say that these are two amazing youngs ladies whose futures I know are bright. If you like to get a hold of Jasmine, you can: Find her on Facebook. From there you can find the various organizations she is associated with. Find her on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/mzattitude She... Topics: children, cleveland, shelter, mother, grandmother, Labron James, OSU, The Ohio State University,...
Kedar Joshi (The Author of Superultramodern Science and Philosophy), at a young age, with his family. Topics: Kedar Joshi, Family, Parents, Mother, Father, Sister, Paternal Grandmother, Superultramodern,...
My grandmother passed away last year from cancer. The last time I saw her face, her eyes were shrunken behind a mask of death. I could not believe that the same hands which held me, cared for me, comforted me now lay stiff and still. But thanks be to God, for this is not the end of our relationship, only an interruption... Topic: Christ Christianity God Christian death dying loved one grandmother grandma Heaven Hell saved life...
What a victory for Serbia by beating Germany 1-0 in the group stage of the 2010 FIFA World Cup, during which Germany missed a penalty kick too as witnessed by the almost 95-year-old grandmother, Mrs Mo (巫趙義嬌女士), on BBC HD, while sitting omfortably on a home-made Shiatsu chair! However they did and do manage to progress further into later phases of the tournament. Topics: 95-year-old grandmother, Mrs Mo (巫趙義嬌女士), football match, World Cup, 2010
Photojournalist Paola Gianturco illustrated how todayâs grandmothers are embracing activism to create a better world for grandchildren everywhere. This event took place on October 9, 2012 at the Central Library. Topics: Paola Gianturco, author, Grandmother Power, activism, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City